Worcester, MA 01602-2597
Location: New England
Mission StatementWorcester State College, a public metropolitan institution of higher learning located in a culturally vibrant region of the Commonwealth, affirms the principles of liberal learning as the foundation for all advanced programs of study. The College offers programs in the traditional liberal arts and sciences disciplines, while maintaining its historical focus on teacher education. It has expanded its offerings with professional degree programs in biomedical sciences, business, and the health professions. Through its curricula, the College addresses the intellectual and career needs of the increasingly diverse citizenry of central Massachusetts. Worcester State College is dedicated to offering high quality, affordable undergraduate and graduate academic programs and to promoting the lifelong intellectual growth, global awareness, and career opportunities of its students. To this end, the College values teaching excellence rooted in scholarship and community service; cooperates with the business, social and cultural resources of Worcester County; collaborates with other institutions of higher learning in the region; and develops new programs responsive to emerging community needs.
Length of Study: Four or more years
Religious Affiliation: None
Test Scores & GPAAverage GPA: 2.97
Average ACT: 22
Average SAT: 1005
School ProfileTotal Enrollment: 5,358
Retention Rate: 76%
Graduation Rate: 40%
School AccreditationNational: No
Regional: Not Available
Male / Female Enrollment
School data was obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.